Vintage Drum Forum the best vintage drum forum on the Internet - Vintage Drum History - Vintage Drum Questions

Go Back   Vintage Drum Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 6.79 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: longjohn
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 09-18-2020, 01:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By longjohn
Re: We're does get parts for a canister throne?

Try contacting Jim Moritz at Chicago Drums.... He is currently building replicas.... Nice too.. he'd have parts,,

Cheers
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-18-2020, 01:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By longjohn
Re: Where is Johnny Ringo?

Best wishes to you and your wife JR.... Speedy recovery...

Am able to relate closely to your predicament... (My wife has been in hospital since 2nd of July.suffering from severe depression) I have...
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-01-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 487
Posted By longjohn
Re: It's all about keeping time!

Cool clock... I had seen this before recently...

(Prime candidate for a badge or logo) .
Cheers
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 08-14-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 677
Posted By longjohn
Re: Do you see what I see in photo?

Looks to be just a single Crash or ride on the HH stand..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-02-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,093
Posted By longjohn
Re: Star "Midget" Set In a WMP w/10x10 Floor!

Nice work... Never sighted a Blue set before..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-30-2020, 03:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 661
Posted By longjohn
Re: Doug Clifford's CCR Camco kit.

No Way would I have sat way up there... looks very dodgy indeed...

John
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-14-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By longjohn
Re: Star Midget Kit Saved

Had that exact model kit for my kids back in the 70's, same finish too. There is an earlier thread in here somewhere..

Cheers
John
...
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-05-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By longjohn
Re: Slingerland Blue Flame

If it has the 3 lines & is 60's. 70's then the Snare is COB...

Cheers
John
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 07-05-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 821
Posted By longjohn
Re: 1977 Slingerland Blakrome

Super Rock Kit, Looks great... I still have mine too purchased new... But I
no longer have all of the stands..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-30-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By longjohn
Re: Apollo Megatone pre Tama King Beat

Nice condition on the snare... The stand looks like Slingerland origin??

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-29-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 741
Posted By longjohn
Re: T-rod ID help--old school rods

Amazing catalogue…. (Not seen by me before).. Thanks
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-23-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By longjohn
Re: How many of you are still friends with old bandmates?

I have a few ex band members from the 70's that are like family. This particular band was together only for a few years but each continued with other bands. We always stayed in touch and always get...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-21-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,177
Posted By longjohn
Re: Leedy Project Begins

Nice work.. they'll look nice with the kit..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-11-2020, 03:15 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,262
Posted By longjohn
Re: Is Anyone Still Using This Forum?

Check in here for a browse most days.... But I've learned so much Keep on Pl from this forum over the yearsCoffee Break2Coffee Break2Coffee Break2 … I don't have as many questions as I once did..
...
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-09-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By longjohn
Re: Celebrating 14 years on VDF!

Years fly by quickly when we are having fun.. congrats.

Cheers Mark...

John
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-31-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By longjohn
Re: Joao Palma (1943-2016)

Great groove.... used to play along with this track way back when it was all over the airwaves...
Cheers
John
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 05-24-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By longjohn
Re: Slingerland Smoky Pearl

Looks like someone painted the existing kit.. just so to accommodate inclusion of the brand x? concert tom..

Cheers
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 05-20-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,451
Posted By longjohn
Re: How will live music performance change in the (near) future?

No problem with your post O-Lugs,
It was headed in the right direction.

Cheers
John
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-28-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,488
Posted By longjohn
Re: Drum pedal Trowa

With all due respect Spiker... Your translation to the English language is not so good...
I suggest that you post here in your native language ... and allow someone here to translate …

Cheers ...
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-21-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 779
Posted By longjohn
Re: This Person May Not Be a Drummer

What's the problem ?? .... That's how we set them up downunder.

Cheers
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-06-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,315
Posted By longjohn
Re: Dented Rogers Shell

Sometimes similar dents can taken out with just a pair of strong hands.. Vices and G clamps & wood scraps are also handy pop out dents. Brass Dyna's & Sound King's are relatively soft pliable...
Forum: General Drum Questions 04-01-2020, 12:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 489
Posted By longjohn
Re: Slingerland COW drum question.

Three ply Maple/poplar/Mahogany, Five ply/ solid shells maple. Etc all and more.. So many varied combo's of timber shells have been wrapped in chrome at some point … Hence COW is accepted & referred...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-28-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,160
Posted By longjohn
Re: Wishing everyone love, safe and happiness

Ok Thanks... looked like a head under there but no screws...

Cheers

Stay safe all...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-26-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,160
Posted By longjohn
Re: Wishing everyone love, safe and happiness

Hi there... Great wrap would be crazy under lights.. Am wondering how is tension applied to the FT reso head ?

Cheers
Stay Home

John
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-20-2020, 09:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,237
Posted By longjohn
Re: Anyone still planning on going to the Chicago Drum Show?

Get the young people on not distancing themselves.... just heard that the state government has been forced to close down our Bondi beach, (equal to closing off Venice Beach & Santa Monica).. after a...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2009 VSDwebdesign